Five fighters joined the UFC president Dana White at the UFC 177 post-fight press conference: Diego Ferreira, Yancy Medeiros, Bethe Correia, Tony Ferguson, and UFC bantamweight champion T.J. Dillashaw
Dillashaw and Medeiros took home Performance of the Night bonuses for their finishes on the main card. Fighting in front of his hometown of Sacramento, Dillashaw displayed superior hand speed en route to 150 total strikes and his second straight fifth-round finish. Medeiros earned his 50k bonus by pulling off a sick guillotine in the second round of his main card bout against Damon Jackson
The Fight of the Night bonus went to lightweights Ramsey Nijem and Diego Ferreira. Nijem came out strong in the first, but Ferreira rallied early in second before finishing the fight.
Each winner was awarded $50,000.